Applications for our new charity partners have closed

Thank you to all the brilliant charities that applied. We’ll be in touch by 30 November 2021 if you’ve been shortlisted to pitch.

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About Octopus

Who we're looking for

An innovative environmental charity

Tackling the climate emergency by reducing waste, saving energy, or decreasing emissions.

A game-changing health charity

Taking a unique approach to improving the physical or mental well-being of people in our society.

We’re looking for either an environmental charity or a health charity to join us as Octopus Australia’s charity partner for the next 3 years from 2021 to 2024.

We want to share our time, expertise, and money to supercharge your charity’s impact, particularly as you build back after the pandemic.

Selection criteria

Our ideal charity will have the following

Environment OR health as a core part of their mission

An Australian registered charity number

An annual turnover between AUD$180,000 and AUD$600,000

A range of individual and team volunteering opportunities available for Octopus people

Each year, we’ll support your charity with

  • Unrestricted grant of AUD$18,000.
  • The power of Octopus Australia people fundraising for you.
  • Significant amounts of time and skill-sharing from Octopus Australia
  • A dedicated Octopus Giving team to help you make the most of the partnership.
How to apply

Applications for our new charity partners have closed.

Thank you to all the brilliant charities that applied. We’ll be in touch by 30 November 2021 if you’ve been shortlisted to pitch.

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